If Vanunu was in Burma, Western media would have lionized him.

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If Vanunu was in Burma, Western media would have lionized him.

But like the Palestinians, he is a victim of an acceptable form of fascism.So, instead, silence:

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After having already served 18 years behind bars, a Jerusalem court convicted Vanunu and sentenced him to three months in jail or community service for meeting with a foreigner in violation of the terms of his release.

http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5hPiAtPUS0hoqM-PvwklNN...

al-Qa'bong

Israel's Vanunu sent back to jail

 

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"Shame on you, Israel, and the stupid Shin Bet and Mossad spies who are returning me to jail after 24 years in which I have spoken only the truth," Vanunu shouted in court before being led away, referring to Israel's internal security arm and its international spy service.

"Freedom is a basic part of human rights. I am not an animal. You punished me in the past, but I cannot accept a violation of my freedom of expression."

Democracy marches on...